The ESP Alexi-600-Blacky Electric Guitar features the Children of Bodom’s Alexi Laiho Signature Model with a Neck-Thru Body Construction, a Maple Neck and an Alder Body.
Children of Bodom’s Alexi Laiho, ranked as one of the world’s best guitarists, has four new Signature Series models introduced at NAMM 2009 from ESP and LTD. The ESP Alexi-Scythe, LTD Alexi-600-Blacky, and LTD Alexi-600-Scythe will be available from ESP’s network of dealers and international distributors. Since 2003, Laiho has worked with ESP on all of his signature model guitars.
The ESP Alexi-600-Blacky features a neck-thru-body design at 25.5” scale, with a light alder body and maple neck with a 24 fret ebony fingerboard. The hardware on the model includes Grover tuners, a Floyd Rose 1000 Series Bridge, and a single EMG HZ F-H2 pickup. An MM-04 on-off boost switch is also built into the guitar. The Blacky model incorporates a metallic black satin finish with a gloss black stripe and black pearl sawtooth fret marker inlays.